Penetration Tester

Pueo Business Solutions    Washington, DC
Job Description

Penetration Tester

Salary Range: $134K-144K
Clearance: Applicants must have a minimum of a current Secret Clearance with the ability to obtain TS/SCI. Department of Homeland Security CBP SOC employees are required to have or be able to favorably pass a 5 year (BI) Background Investigation.
Location: Washington, D.C.
Education: BS with 8-12 years of professional experience in an IT-related field, or Masters with 6-10.
Experience: Minimum 5 years in Pen Testing and Vulnerability Assessment, 7 years of professional experience in incident detection and response, malware analysis, or cyber forensics.
Must have one of the following certifications: SANS, GPEN, GWAPT, GISF, GXPN, OSCP, OSCE, OSWP, OSEE, CISSP.

Overview/Responsibilities:
Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Enterprise Security Operations Center (ESOC) Support Services is a US Government program responsible to monitor, detect, analyze, mitigate, and respond to cyber threats and adversarial activity on the DHS Enterprise. The DHS SOC has primary responsibility for monitoring and responding to security events and incidents detected at the Trusted Internet Connection (TIC) and Policy Enforcement Point (PEP) and is responsible for directing and coordinating detection and response activities performed by each Component SOC. Direction and coordination are achieved through a new shared DHS incident tracking system and other means of coordination and communication. The DHS ESOC is responsible for pen testing resources and support for public-facing sites as well as high-value assets within the department

The DHS SOC Support Service Program has a critical need for a Penetration Tester. This is a full time funded position based in Washington DC. The DHS ESOC is responsible for:
  • Developing pen-testing resources
  • Support public-facing sites and high-value assets within the department
  • Establish a pen testing program for use throughout DHS
  • Completes hands-on pen-testing capabilities
  • Communicates recommended solutions for addressing findings from a pen test

This is a big growth area for us and our customers over the next several years and so this role is also very strategic. This position location may be located at either L Enfant Plaza or Elizabeth s USCG Headquarters in Washington, DC.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Must have a Secret Clearance with the ability to get TS/SCI. In addition to specific security clearance requirements, all Department of Homeland Security SOC employees are required to obtain an Entry on Duty (EOD) clearance to support this program.
  • 5 years in Pen Testing and Vulnerability Assessment.
  • 7 years of professional experience in incident detection and response, malware analysis, or cyber forensics.
Experience with any three of the seven tools listed below REQUIRED:
  • Kali Linux
  • Metasploit
  • Burp suite
  • Cobalt Strike
  • Tenable Nessus
  • Web Inspect
  • Scuba
  • Appdetective

Pueo Benefits:
Extremely competitive salary!
30 days of leave (holiday, leave, personal).
100% employer-paid medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance.
Employer automatically contributes 4.5% to 401K no employee matching necessary.
Training and Education employer reimbursement up to $2,500 per calendar year, with full tuition paid for select Masters programs.


Fri, 17 Jan 2020 21:17:42 GMT

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